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Futuristic IM Motors AIRO Electric Car with HEPA Filtering System and Configurable Interior

Typical raft guides

The Perilous CN Tower EdgeWalk (13 pics)

Sustainable Cycle

 in the top 20 for the 2011 International Bicycle Design Competition, the Greencycle 2 provides more than just basic transportation between point A and point B; it provides an environmentally sustainable, meaningful and overall beneficial solution to poorer countries. A series of G2s were created in the design process with core parts made from renewable resources such as bamboo, which is widely available in many 3rd world countries. Human-centered research methods were used to capture knowledge and feedback from the target groups in order to shape and develop the design process, ensuring that the end-result would not only be acceptable but also culturally meaningful in a way that would strengthen the user's relationship with it. 1. An extra wheel for stability – going from a two wheel to a three wheel design to create a triangular base that is stable and strong for heavy loads. 2. The ability to convert back to a two wheel configuration style when the terrain requires tight negotia